Nyctaginia


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Noun1.Nyctaginia - a caryophyllaceous genus of the family Nyctaginaceae having only one species
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Allioniaceae, family Allioniaceae, family Nyctaginaceae, four-o'clock family, Nyctaginaceae - a family of flowering plants of the order Caryophyllales
Nyctaginia capitata, scarlet musk flower - viscid branched perennial of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having tuberous roots and deep red flowers
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Nyctaginia capitata Choisy, 5703 ANSM; 5715 BRIT; 8061, 8091 BRIT.
Nyctaginia capitata Choisy, Scarlet musk-flower (C).